A banquet hall-style wedding venue in Dubuque, Iowa, The Dubuque County Fairgrounds is committed to taking the stress out of planning your big day. From start to finish the venue’s friendly high-energy staff work with each couple to ensure their special day is flawlessly executed. Both spacious and accommodating, The Dubuque County Fairgrounds is the ideal option for your knot-tying affair.
Facilities and Capacity
The Dubuque County Fairgrounds comfortably accommodates up to 900 of your closest family and friends. Couples have the option of hosting their ceremony and/or reception either indoors in the beautifully appointed Grand Ballroom or outdoors in the spacious Festival Garden.
Couples who book The Dubuque County Fairgrounds benefit from an assortment of wedding-related services and amenities. Options include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Event planning
- Event rentals
- Outside vendors
- Wireless internet
The Dubuque County Fairgrounds offers an array of catering services from which couples may benefit. For an enjoyable dining experience, said services include the following:
- Hors d’oeuvres
- Buffet-style dinner
- Family-style dinner
- Station-style service
The Dubuque County Fairgrounds features a number of versatile spaces for couples to utilize during their wedding celebration. Most notably, the one-of-a-kind venue’s Grand Ballroom serves as the perfect location for hosting a rehearsal dinner, bridal shower, and/or engagement party.
This venue offers interested couples the option of including various event items with their celebration. Available upon request, items include the following:
The Dubuque County Fairgrounds is conveniently located in the heart of Dubuque, Iowa. Approximately 20 minutes from Dubuque Regional Airport, the venue is less than 10 minutes from several local attractions and recreational areas, such as Meadows Golf Club and Bergfeld Recreation Area.
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Book a Friday wedding for just $600! This is a savings of $500 compared to a Saturday wedding!
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Sierra joined our team in 2019 and takes care of planning most weddings along with the help of Kevin, Dee and Mike.
Dee has been in the office for many years, Dee has taken position of Assistant Manager and knows all around planning weddings!
Kevin joined the fairgrounds in 2017 as the General Manager. Kevin is the man behind the scenes of the event center.